The skills needed to run a business

You've got a great idea & a perfect name but have you considered the skills needed to run a business? Click here to learn more about what you'll need.

Intellectual property rights for small businesses: what you need to know

As a business owner, the safety of your intellectual property should be a top priority. Learn the basics about trademarks, copyrights and patents to avoid any trouble.

What is a blended workforce – and could it benefit your company?

It takes a lot of work to run a business and manage staff. A blended workforce is one option to consider. What is a blended workforce? Read on to find out.

Asset Turnover Ratios: A Guide for Analysis

Is your business making the best possible use of its resources? Is what you’re getting out of your business increasing...

Setting up a subsidiary company

Setting up a subsidiary company has huge advantages if you know what you’re doing. Find out how to get yours registered - without all the hassle.

A Guide to the Essential Software You Need to be Your Own Accountant

Regardless of size, all businesses are legally required to keep accurate financial records; but that’s not to say that ‘doing...

Information on company appointments and what it involves

While forming your company, you also need to choose your company directors, secretary and any officers. There are your company appointments.

Got a passion for pets? Here’s why you should make a career of it

Turn your passion for pets into a career with advice on how to register a limited company. Start your business knowing all the legal and industry facts.

Investment tax explained: how it will affect your business as an investor or investee

For most entrepreneurs, and especially startup owners, your personal financial well-being tends to be closely entwined with that of your...

Things to consider when you start a business

Read The Formations Company's list of things to consider when starting a business, so you're ready to begin your dream job and start your business.